New financing will enable Atomwise to further scale the largest artificial intelligence (AI)-driven drug discovery portfolio in history and expand $5 billion+ deal pipeline for small molecule drug discovery SAN FRANCISCO — August 11, 2020 — Atomwise, the company deciphering human disease via the largest AI-drug discovery portfolio, announced today that it has closed $123 […]
Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) virus is the most economically damaging virus for global pork production, responsible for approximately $600 million in annual losses for American pig farmers alone.
Small molecule found to block CD163 surface receptor, which PRRS virus needs to infect pig cells and cause disease.
University of Connecticut (UConn) researchers have identified a compound that can successfully block the Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) virus.
In 2014, there were an estimated 89 AI-backed companies focused on drug discovery. Now, there are as many as 214.